Tahoe Truckee Health andamp; Wellness announcements
June 1, 2009
Sharon Freewoman, mistress of shamistic teachings, will offer the following free readings at The Rainbow Bridge in the Village at Squaw Valley. Cosmic Crystal Readings: Your choices reveal the next step, June 5, from 1 to 3 p.m. Free mini-oracle reading for Dads only. Bring Dad by for a five-card empowerment oracle reading, Saturday, June 20, from 1 to 3 p.m. The Rainbow Bridge at the Village in Squaw Valley, 584-6100.
The Tahoe City Community and BloodSource invite you to the Tahoe City Community Blood Drive, sponsored by the Rotary Club of Tahoe City, Wednesday, June 10, from noon to 6 p.m. BloodSource blood donors give hope to accident victims, surgery patients, cancer patients and many others in need. Located at the Tahoe City Fire Station, 300 N. Lake Blvd. Free T-shirt to all participants. No appointment necessary.
Swap your old (but clean) shoes for a 20 percent discount on new Chaco sandals at Alpenglow Sorts in Tahoe City. Footwear donated from the campaign will support the elimination of Hookworm anemia in Sub-Saharan African villages. The hookworm, a soil-born parasite, enters through bare feet and resides in the small intestine of its host. Through the 2007 Chaco recycling program an entire village in Uganda was outfitted with shoes completely eliminating hookworm anemia in the village. Taking a step against poverty. Call 583-6917.
The Corison Loft will host an exhibit Celebrating Seasonal Slow Foods, a group show featuring local artists at North Tahoe ARTS Center, 380 N. Lake Blvd., Tahoe City. These art pieces will celebrate the beauty of fresh fruits and veggies found at farmers markets, roadside stands or presented at table. This exhibit will be creative and have a great sense of humor. Some call this kitchen art. The Corison Loft is open Wednesday through Monday 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Opening reception will be Friday, June 5, from 5 to 7 p.m. Call 581-2787.